Expensive Restaurants in Buenos Aires

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Expensive Restaurants in Buenos Aires

Restaurants Overview
Name Price/
Cuisine
Location
 
Astrid & Gaston
Its opening in early 2009 was marked by much hype by BA foodies...
$$$$
Peruvian
Palermo
 
Bar 6
The seasonally changing menu is ambitious—sometimes too ambitious—cycling...
$$$$
Argentine
Palermo
 
Bardot
Peruvian fusion is all the rage in Buenos Aires these days, and...
$$$$
Peruvian
Palermo
 
Bella Italia
The best veal chop in the city can be found here; it's sprinkled...
$$$$
Italian
Palermo
 
Bengal
Stepping into the wood-paneled room, with tables draped in white...
$$$$
Eclectic
Retiro
 
Brasserie Petanque
Upon entering this classic French brasserie, you're greeted by...
$$$$
French
San Telmo
 
Bruni
This Italian restaurant has helped reinvigorate what was a staid...
$$$$
Italian
Belgrano
 
BuddhaBA
An oasis of calm and haute cuisine in the heart of BA's Chinatown...
$$$$
Asian
Palermo
 
Buller Brewing Company
Smack in the middle of the touristy Village Recoleta strip, a...
$$$$
American
Recoleta
 
Cabaña Las Lilas
This place is a tourist trap, but a good one. It's probably the...
$$$$
Steakhouse
Puerto Madero
 
Casa Coupage
Casa Coupage is consistently cited by local foodies and critics...
$$$$
Argentine
Palermo
 
Casa Cruz
Trendsetters come and go, but there are few whose food is truly...
$$$$
Argentine
Palermo
 
Club Sirio
This is where local foodies in the know come for Syrian food...
$$$$
Middle Eastern
Recoleta
 
DaDá
Poster-art kitsch is the decor in this foodie favorite. With...
$$$$
Eclectic
Retiro
 
Dominga
This Palermo Hollywood locale is one of the most consistent choices...
$$$$
Argentine
Palermo
 
Don Julio
Behind an unassuming facade, and amid rows and rows of empty...
$$$$
Steakhouse
Palermo
 
Due Resto Café
It may look like a little neighborhood coffee shop, and it may...
$$$$
Eclectic
Palermo
 
Duhau Restaurante & Vinoteca
An oasis of elegance and grace in the heart of old, wealthy Recoleta...
$$$$
Argentine: Modern Argentine
Recoleta
 
El Estanciero
It perfectly captures the vibrancy of Las Cañitas: even on weekdays...
$$$$
Steakhouse
Las Cañitas
 
El Federal
An homage to the rugged terrain of the Argentine wilds, from...
$$$$
Argentine
Palermo
 
El Globo
Much like the neighborhood in which it resides, El Globo is touristy...
$$$$
Spanish
Centro
 
El Imparcial
Founded in 1860, the oldest restaurant in town owes its name...
$$$$
Spanish
Centro
 
El Obrero
You'll half expect sawdust on the floor and a saloon fight to...
$$$$
Steakhouse
La Boca
 
El Pobre Luis
It's worth a visit to this Belgrano parrilla just to see the...
$$$$
Steakhouse
Belgrano
 
El Trapiche
It's hard to believe this bare, unadorned space was "refurbished"...
$$$$
Steakhouse
Palermo
 
Filo
Crowded and lively, particularly at lunch, this is the hot spot...
$$$$
Italian
Retiro
 
Francesco
With a privileged elevated view of a quiet residential street...
$$$$
Peruvian
Palermo
 
Freud y Fahler
Red walls, colorful glass screens, and vintage chandeliers give...
$$$$
Argentine
Palermo
 
Gran Bar Danzón
It's a two-story climb up the steep stairs to BA's best wine...
$$$$
Eclectic
Retiro
 
Green Bamboo
At this Vietnamese restaurant (BA's first), the walls are black...
$$$$
Vietnamese
Palermo
 
Guido Restaurant
This Italian eatery near the zoo in Palermo attracts an in-the-know...
$$$$
Italian
Palermo
 
Hernán Gipponi Restaurant
The long, narrow, cream-colored room leading to the hotel's garden...
$$$$
Eclectic
Las Cañitas
 
Jardín Japonés
Easily the most impressive setting for sushi in Buenos Aires...
$$$$
Japanese
Palermo
 
Kansas
If you absolutely need to eat American cuisine during your time...
$$$$
American
Palermo
 
Katmandú
Despite many shortcomings, this remains the most popular Indian...
$$$$
Indian
Almagro
 
La Baita
In a city filled with first- and second-generation Italians...
$$$$
Italian
Palermo
 
La Bourgogne
White tablecloths, fresh roses, and slick red-leather chairs...
$$$$
French
Recoleta
 
La Brigada
Amid elaborate decor, including scores of soccer mementos, a...
$$$$
Steakhouse
San Telmo
 
La Cabrera
Palermo's best parrilla is on the quiet corner of Cabrera and...
$$$$
Steakhouse
Palermo
 
La Parolaccia
Right off the main shopping strip on Santa Fé, this place feels...
$$$$
Italian
Centro
 
La Vineria de Gualterio Bolivar
The pioneer of molecular cooking spots in Buenos Aires, chef...
$$$$
Argentine
San Telmo
 
Las Pizarras Bistró
Quirky and kitschy, this 40-seat hole-in-the-wall looks like...
$$$$
Eclectic
Las Cañitas
 
Le Mistral
The superb dining room at the Four Seasons is warm, inviting...
$$$$
Mediterranean
Recoleta
 
Le Sud
This French restaurant inside the fancy Sofitel Hotel is one...
$$$$
French
Retiro
 
Lelé de Troya
This is one of the most spectacularly unusual spaces in the city...
$$$$
Eclectic
Palermo
 
Lotus Neo Thai
Like the proverbial tortoise, Buenos Aires's first Thai restaurant...
$$$$
Thai
Las Cañitas
 
Malevo
Named for the villain of the tango, Malevo was the first eatery...
$$$$
Argentine
Almagro
 
María Félix
Housed in a beautifully restored three-story home in Palermo...
$$$$
Mexican
Palermo
 
Matías Downtown
In the heart of the downtown business district, Matías is the...
$$$$
Irish
Centro
 
Munich Recoleta
Jam-packed Munich Recoleta has been a favorite gathering spot...
$$$$
German
Recoleta
 
Nectarine
Both elegant and quaint, the second-floor dining room of this...
$$$$
French
Recoleta
 
Novecento
Originally founded in New York and Florida, these bistro-style...
$$$$
Argentine
Las Cañitas
 
Ølsen
Ølsen is a showcase for Nordic flavors and contemporary Scandinavian...
$$$$
Scandinavian
Palermo
 
Osaka
Osaka blends tradition with innovation, fusing Peruvian and Asian...
$$$$
Japanese: Japanese Fusion
Palermo
 
Oviedo
Soft lighting, white tablecloths, tranquil ambience, and sea-themed...
$$$$
Spanish
Recoleta
 
Patagonia Sur
Located just off the picture-postcard tourist trap of El Caminito...
$$$$
Argentine
La Boca
 
Plaza Grill
Wrought-iron lamps and fans hang from the high ceilings, and...
$$$$
French
Retiro
 
Pura Tierra
Set in a charming, converted Belgrano home, chef Martín Molteni's...
$$$$
Argentine
Belgrano
 
Quimbombó
In a beautiful, tri-level, sunlit space overlooking Plaza Armenia...
$$$$
Vegetarian
Palermo
 
Restó
After training with two of the world's most renowned chefs—Spain's...
$$$$
Argentine
Centro
 
Rio Alba
In terms of quality, price, and charm, this is the best parrilla...
$$$$
Steakhouse
Palermo
 
Sabot
Likely you'll be the only tourist amid scores of older businessmen...
$$$$
Argentine
Centro
 
San Babila
This trattoria is known for its excellent handmade pastas and...
$$$$
Italian
Recoleta
 
Social Paraíso
Simple, airy, friendly, elegant—this Med-Argentine bistro has...
$$$$
Argentine
Palermo
 
Sucre
"Cavernous" is the first thought that comes to mind upon entering...
$$$$
Argentine
Belgrano
 
Taberna Baska
Old-world decor and efficient service are hallmarks of this busy...
$$$$
Spanish
San Telmo
 
Tancat
Who would have thought that this unassuming Catalan tapas restaurant...
$$$$
Spanish: Tapas
Retiro
 
Tandoor
An excellent choice for Indian food in Barrio Norte, Tandoor...
$$$$
Indian
Barrio Norte
 
Te Mataré, Ramírez
Te Mataré Ramírez, which translates as "I Will Kill You, Ramirez,"...
$$$$
Eclectic
Palermo
 
Tegui
Local culinary hotshot German Martitegui has enjoyed tremendous...
$$$$
Eclectic
Palermo
 
Tomo I
For a truly sublime dining experience, visit the recently renovated...
$$$$
Argentine
Centro
 
Yuki
Getting in requires a reservation, but once you're through the...
$$$$
Japanese
Centro
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